Late Spring Storm Brings Cloudy Skies, Scattered Showers

And temperatures are expected to keep warming through the start of the week, hitting 68 degrees Monday and 73 degrees Tuesday , the National Weather Service said. Otherwise mostly cloudy and about 44 for the low. SUNDAY: Partly to mostly clo... More..

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Trump signs order to ease ban on political activity by churches

The Johnson Amendment , named for then-Senator Lyndon B. Johnson of Texas, is a provision in the USA tax code that prohibits all 501 (c)(3) non-profit organizations from endorsing or opposing political candida...More..

US Air Force's unmanned space plane lands after two-year secret mission
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

US Air Force's unmanned space plane lands after two-year secret mission

A sonic boom heard over parts of central Florida marked the mysterious X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle's return to NASA's Kennedy Space Center Sunday morning after 718 consecutive days in space. The site also no...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Unmanned space plane's landing sends sonic boom

When the plane landed Sunday morning the sonic boom could be heard throughout Central Florida, and some Brevard County residents likely heard them before it even touched down at the Shuttle Landing Facility. ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

3 weeks into hunger strike, Palestinian inmates add vitamins

The omission did not go unrecognized. "So long as I am elected to serve my country, I will ensure that a Palestinian state will not be created". Other forms of protests include rallies in the West Bank attend...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Syria violence kills 4, wounds child despite safe zones

Political and armed opposition groups have rejected the proposal, saying Russian Federation has been unwilling or unable to get Assad and his Iranian-backed militia allies to respect past ceasefires. The aim is...More..

Krauthammer: Trump is
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Krauthammer: Trump is "normalized" but still scary

South Koreans also want someone who can guide their country out of the internal crises in which it has become embroiled over the past year. A South Korean soldier casts a preliminary ballot at a polling st...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Feathers, Hats and Horses: Crazy Fashion of the Kentucky Derby

The Derby was won by the 9-2 post-time favorite, Always Dreaming , the fifth time in a row that the race has been won by the favorite. "We have a lot going on with France at the moment. He should do nothing ...More..

Prince Philip's retirement has many asking 'who's royally next?'
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Prince Philip's retirement has many asking 'who's royally next?'

Buckingham Palace confirmed the Duke of Edinburgh, who turns 96 next month, will no longer attend public engagements after 70 years of loyal service. The couple, who married at Westminster Abbey in 1947, are ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Politicos hail Supreme Court judgement in Nirbhaya case

Prosecutors said the four - Akshay Thakur, Vinay Sharma, Pawan Gupta and Mukesh - took their victim to the back of a private bus in the capital, raping her and causing internal organ damage. The sixth suspect w...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Voting under way in French presidential election run-off

The data leak emerged as polls predicted Mr Macron was on course for a comfortable victory over far-right leader Marine Le Pen in Sunday's election, with the last surveys showing his lead widening to about 62 p...More..

Mother of 3 killed in mass shooting at San Diego pool party
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Mother of 3 killed in mass shooting at San Diego pool party

Childhood friend Vincent Howard says he will miss the infectious smile of Monique Clark . "I have nothing but wonderful memories of this Angel", he continued. Selis was white and all but one of the victims w...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

French election twist to May Day in Paris

Police officers are set on fire after being hit by a petrol bomb during May Day worker's protests in central Paris. A police source said: 'Around one hundred hooded protestors got as close as they could to po...More..

Fire chief possibly swept away in Cache Creek floods
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Fire chief possibly swept away in Cache Creek floods

Searchers, including the Kamloops Search and Rescue team, a helicopter, a swift-water rescue team, a canine unit and dozens of volunteers are looking for Clayton Cassidy. Premier Christy Clark halted her electi...More..

Russia, Iran, Turkey Establish Syria De-Escalation Zones for 6 Months: Memorandum
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Russia, Iran, Turkey Establish Syria De-Escalation Zones for 6 Months: Memorandum

A spokesman for the Jaish al-Nasr rebel group told Reuters fighting broke out in Hama shortly after midnight. Under a memorandum signed at the talks in Astana, the four zones are Idlib province and some parts...More..

France's Le Pen upstages rival Macron at factory
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

France's Le Pen upstages rival Macron at factory

Polls say Macron is set to win the presidency with about 60 percent or more of the second round vote. Macron is defending his plans for more retraining of workers struggling with France's chronic unemployment...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

North Korea accuses US, South Korea of Kim Jong Un assassination plot

North Korea's main secret police agency on Friday accused usa and South Korean intelligence agents of a failed but elaborate plot to assassinate the isolated nation's leader Kim Jong-un with "biochemical" and...More..

Tony nominations with local ties: How did the Texas shows do?
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Tony nominations with local ties: How did the Texas shows do?

Among those Benton will compete with is Bette Midler, nominated for her acclaimed performance in the revival of "Hello, Dolly!,' which received 10 nominations, second only to "Natasha". The Tony Awards will be ...More..

Why 60 percent of small-business owners want Obamacare repealed
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Why 60 percent of small-business owners want Obamacare repealed

States will also get to opt out of certain benefits required by Obamacare, including cancer treatment and mental health counselling. After a failed attempt to pass legislation earlier this year, the House ga...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Trump, Turnbull in healthcare controversy

President Donald Trump's praise of Australia's government-funded health care system has raised the ire of Sen. It has long come under attack by conservatives. "We can put the refugee deal behind you and move on...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Princess Charlotte looks cute as a button in new official birthday portrait

For as her parents the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge prepare to devote more time to Royal duties, they are set to move from the home which has been their main residence for four years to Kensington palace in ...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Canadian forces deployed to help with Quebec floods

Areas around the Island of Montreal along the St-Lawrence and Ottawa rivers are already struggling with flooding after heavy rains earlier in the week and are bracing for more as the rains continue. Montreal ...More..

North Korea holds military parade to mark founder Kim Il-Sung's birthday
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

North Korea holds military parade to mark founder Kim Il-Sung's birthday

An official from South Korea's Defense Ministry couldn't immediately confirm whether any of the rockets represented a new type of ICBM. As tensions between North Korea and the US rose in recent days, speculat...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Pre-existing conditions and the health plan: Who's covered?

The American Health Caer Act passed by a vote of 217 to 213, garnering just one more vote than needed. The Republicans know 24 million people will eventually lose health-care insurance. Under the AHCA, women ...More..

Pentagon Deploys Troops to Turkey's Border With Syria
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Pentagon Deploys Troops to Turkey's Border With Syria

The dating show ban comes on the same day as Turkey's Information and Communication Technologies Authority (BTK) said it was blocking Wikipedia with an administrative order. Both the Peshmerga and the YPG are a...More..